|BSc (Hons) Biological Sciences||MSc Data Science and Business Analytics|
|Award||Bachelor of Science - BSc (Hons)||Master of Science - MSc|
|Duration||3 years||1 year|
|Course type||Full-time||Full-time, Part-time route available|
|Placement||(+ optional placement)||-|
|Provider||School of Biological and Marine Sciences||School of Computing, Electronics and Mathematics|
To include grade B in
A level Biology and a C in a
second science (Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Geography, Geology, Environmental Science or Environmental Studies).
For candidates that do not have a second science subject at A level, please contact: email@example.com.
18 Unit BTEC National
Diploma/QCF Extended Diploma in Applied Science: 128-144 points (DDM-DDD)
- note that this is subject to the exact modules you have studied - please contact firstname.lastname@example.org, stating explicitly the full list of modules
within your qualification.
International Baccalaureate 30 diploma points overall, to include 5 diploma points in Biology (Higher Level) plus 5 diploma points in second science at Higher Level. English and Mathematics must be included.
Science-based Access To Higher Education diplomas, 33 credits in science-based units at merit including a minimum of 12 credits in biology units.
We would usually expect GCSE English and Mathematics at grade C / 4, or equivalent.
Please note that we do interview some applicants for this programme, at the Admissions Tutor's discretion.
For a full list of all acceptable qualifications please refer
to our tariff
For candidates that do not have traditional qualifications, our BSc (Hons) Biology with Foundation Year programme provides a route onto this degree.
A good honours degree, first or second class, or equivalent, in any discipline.
If English is not your mother tongue 6.5 IELTS with a minimum of 5.5 in any element in a secure English language test.
Plymouth University offers pre-sessional English language courses if you do not have this.
Prior knowledge of data analysis or statistics and/or work experience are not necessary.